Dr. Robert Blau, MD

Dr. Robert Blau, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 75
(4)
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Fellowship trained Vitreo-Retinal surgeon in practice in the Detroit area since 1973 Clinical Assistant Professor at Wayne State University School of Medicine, Department of Ophthalmology, and Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine. Past Chairman of Division of Ophthalmology, St. Joseph Mercy Hospital, Oakland (Pontiac)

29877 Telegraph Rd Ste 100

Southfield, MI 48034

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Diabetic Retinopathy
very high
more than 89% of peers
Retina Diseases
high
more than 87% of peers
Chorioretinal Scars
high
more than 85% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Endophthalmitis
  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Benign Neoplasm of Choroid
  • Benign Neoplasm of Eye
  • Blindness
  • Central Serous Chorioretinopathy
  • Chorioretinal Scars
  • Chorioretinitis
  • Cluster Headache
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Contusion of the Eyeball
  • Corneal Abrasion or Laceration
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Macular Edema (DME)
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Diplopia
  • Disseminated Chorioretinitis and Disseminated Retinochoroiditis
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Endophthalmitis
  • Floaters
  • Foveal and-or Macular Hypoplasia
  • Hyphema
  • Iridocyclitis
  • Lattice Dystrophy
  • Lazy Eye
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Macular Pucker
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Migraine
  • Nearsightedness
  • Nystagmus
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Purulent Endophthalmitis
  • Retained Intraocular Foreign Body, Non-Magnetic
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Artery Occlusion
  • Retinal Degeneration
  • Retinal Detachment and Retinal Tear
  • Retinal Ischemia
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP)
  • Retinoschisis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Sympathetic Uveitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Headache
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage
  • Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration

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Procedures

  • B-Scan Ultrasound
  • Destruction of Lesion of Retina and Choroid
  • Diagnostic Ultrasound
  • Digital Tomography
  • Fluorscein Angiography
  • Photocoagulation
  • Removal of Foreign Body from External Eye
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment
  • Repair of Retinal Detachment or Retinal Tear
  • Ultrasound, Eye

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Wayne State Univ
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1964
  • Wayne State University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1968
  • Sinai Grace Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1969
  • Sinai Grace Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1972
  • University Wisc Hosps
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1973

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Blau has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Blau's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Blau to family and friends
5.0
based on 4 total reviews
Dr. Blau's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
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Dr. Blau accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Blau has admitting privileges

Beaumont Hospital - Royal Oak Campus
3601 W 13 Mile Rd
Royal Oak, MI 48073
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Huron Valley - Sinai Hospital
1 William Carls Dr
Commerce Township, MI 48382
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Saint Joseph Mercy Oakland
44405 Woodward Ave
Pontiac, MI 48341
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St. John Macomb - Oakland Hospital, Warren Campus
11800 E 12 Mile Rd
Warren, MI 48093
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